- North American term for firefly.More example sentences
- I've thought that fire ants had killed off most of the lightning bugs like they have the horned toads.
- The favorite ‘hangouts’ of lightning bugs are east of the Rocky Mountains and away from city lights.
- This is a rare phenomenon in which the lightning bugs in an area flash in unison.
More definitions of lightning bugDefinition of lightning bug in:
- The US English dictionary